"Children are amazing, and while I go to places like Princeton and Harvard and Yale, and of course I teach at Columbia, NYU, and that's nice and I love students, but the most fun of all are the real little ones, the young ones."
"Sometimes I think my husband is so amazing that I don't know why he's with me. I don't know whether I'm good enough. But if I make him happy, then I'm everything I want to be."David Dinkins on Angelina Jolie
"If you tell people where to go, but not how to get there, you'll be amazed at the results."David Dinkins on George S. Patton
"It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit."David Dinkins on Harry S. Truman
"If you set goals and go after them with all the determination you can muster, your gifts will take you places that will amaze you."David Dinkins on Les Brown
"Nobody in life gets exactly what they thought they were going to get. But if you work really hard and you're kind, amazing things will happen."David Dinkins on Conan O'Brien
"The art and culture that is New York, communications, finance, all these things help make up New York. The rest of the country should be happy that we are what we are."